The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 98 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.087% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Cyber Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
826 985 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.10% 85.95% 73.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 808 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,425 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Broadband
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Palantir
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SAS

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Palantir
Chatham, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago